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Standard MacBook Air

Standard 13" MacBook Air

An image of the Apple MacBook Air laptop.

Note: Parallels and Bootcamp are not supported. If you need to use Windows, we recommend you select a Windows based computer.

Note: The Apple MacBook Air only has "USB-C" / Thunderbolt ports.  These are special USB ports which are not compatible with older USB devices.  You will need to purchase a USB-C adapter in order to use older USB devices.   Apple USB-C to USB Adapter (Apple)   Apple USB-C to USB Adapter (Amazon)

Department Cost None

Apple M1 Chip

(8-core CPU, 7-core GPU)

Memory 16 GB (cannot be upgraded)
Hard Drive 256 GB SSD Storage
Video Card

Apple Integrated Video


13.3" Widescreen Retina Display (2560 x 1600)


Backlit keyboard


4 Years AppleCare

  • NOTE: The battery warranty is 1 year.  Battery replacement after 1 year is a department cost and not covered under warranty.

An image of the Apple MacBook Air's left side, showing the 2 USB-C ports available.

An image of the 2019 Apple MacBook Air's right side, showing the headphone jack.

  • 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 wireless
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • 2 x USB-C Thunderbolt 3 / USB 4 ports
  • Headphone jack


  • Width - 12.0 inches
  • Depth - 8.4 inches
  • Height - 0.2-0.6 inch
  • Minimum Weight - 2.8 pounds